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Flying High With Recess Monkey

It's a constant challenge trying to find children's music that both Ari and I like. One fateful day in 2009, Ari and I found our favorite band, Recess Monkey! We've been in love ever since. Recess Monkey consists of three teachers, who also happen to be amazing musicians, from Seattle. Jack Forman (who plays Bass [...]

By |2014-04-06T01:49:51-04:00May 1st, 2011|Music, Recess Monkey, Reviews|Comments Off on Flying High With Recess Monkey

The Mazel Tov Giveaway From Little One Books: Win a $15 Gift Certificate!

Mazel Tov, in Hebrew, means congratulations. As many of you know, I recently had a baby girl named Samara.After Samara was born, I've received many "Mazel Tovs." In honor of my new baby girl, I'm co-hosting a $15 gift certificate giveaway with Little One Books. Little One Books sent me two baby books to review. [...]

By |2014-04-06T01:55:32-04:00April 2nd, 2011|Giveaways, Little One Books, Reviews|Comments Off on The Mazel Tov Giveaway From Little One Books: Win a $15 Gift Certificate!

Naot Beyond: A Comfortable Clog

As my pregnancy progresses, it's become increasingly harder to tie my shoes. I've been on the lookout for a shoe that I could just slip on. Thankfully, Naot came to the rescue when they allowed me the chance to try out one of their clogs: The Beyond.I immediately liked the look of the shoe, and [...]

By |2014-04-06T01:58:13-04:00November 16th, 2010|Naot, Reviews|Comments Off on Naot Beyond: A Comfortable Clog

“I’m a Big Brother” Review – From Little One Books

As my birth approaches (well, let's not get too hasty I have a few more months to go being "preg-neat-o") I've looked around for books to read to Ari about becoming a big brother. I took a book out from the library that was all about introducing the idea of pregnancy to toddlers, i.e. a"what's [...]

By |2014-04-06T01:58:36-04:00October 28th, 2010|Little One Books, Reviews|Comments Off on “I’m a Big Brother” Review – From Little One Books

Little One Books $25 Gift Certificate Giveaway!

I've mentioned time and time again how Ari (my energetic 2 1/2 year old) is a terrible sleeper. Well, I finally decided to take matters into my own hands, with the help of Little One Books. Little One Books is a company based in Seattle founded by two grandparents who sought to provide parents, family [...]

By |2014-04-06T01:58:38-04:00October 27th, 2010|Giveaways, Little One Books, Reviews, Sleep|Comments Off on Little One Books $25 Gift Certificate Giveaway!

Huggable Hangers Review

Recently I had the pleasure of reviewing Green Pan, an eco-friendly cookware. The same PR firm that sent me the Green Pan for review, allowed me the opportunity to try out Joy Mangano's Huggable Hangers.Huggable Hangers are just what they sound like, they're clothes hangers made of soft velor-type material. I was really excited when [...]

By |2014-04-06T02:01:21-04:00August 19th, 2010|Reviews|Comments Off on Huggable Hangers Review

GreenPan Cookware Review

Recently, I was contacted by a PR firm with a list of potential items for review. After scanning the list, my eyes lit up when I saw "cookware." I read over the description quickly, saw "non-stick coating" and got irrationally excited. My current pots and pans are stainless steel and all they do is hang [...]

By |2014-04-06T02:01:44-04:00August 11th, 2010|Reviews|Comments Off on GreenPan Cookware Review

Jade and Pearl’s Sea Sponge Tampon

When we were teenagers and I was just beginning to use tampons, my best friend Mint warned me about the dangers of regular store brand tampons. Standard tampons that you might purchase in a drugstore or supermarket contain bleach and (more specifically) the chemical dioxin. The bleached tampons containing dioxin (according to research studies) may [...]

By |2014-04-06T02:04:58-04:00February 21st, 2010|Natural Products, Reviews|Comments Off on Jade and Pearl’s Sea Sponge Tampon